Fox Taps Medalie For ND In Orlando, Gainesville

WOFL Orlando veteran Melissa Medalie will now oversee news operations at the WOFL-WRBW duopoly as well as WOGX Gainesville, Fla.

MARKET SHARE | DMA 18: ORLANDO, FL

WOFL’s GM Caught Barbecuing On Company Time

DMA 18: ORLANDO, FL

WOFL Orlando News Director Resigns

Jeff Zeller, news director for Fox-owned WOFL Orlando, Fla., has quit. Zeller’s departure follows that of Allyson Meyers, who last month announced her resignation as general manager. She was replaced by Mike McClain.

DMAS 18 & 157

Fox Florida GM Allyson Meyers Leaving

The head of the group’s WOFL-WRBW Orlando and WOGX Gainesville has resigned to devote herself to a “family situation.”

DMA 18

WOFL Orlando Announces Primary Series

DMA 18

Top 20 Market Social Media Report: Orlando

DMA 18

Five Orlando Stations Post December Ratings Wins

DMA 18

Orlando Sweep: Tight Race For 25-54 Demo

TVN SOCIAL SCORECARD: DMA 18

WFTV Leads Among Locals In Orlando Social

Cox Media Group’s WFTV has a comfortable lead among local media outlets on social according to Shareablee data, while Fox O&O WOFL pulls ahead in overall fans/followers. WFTV’s news director says the market’s penchant for viral stories — plus an embrace of Facebook Live — is helping buoy its social efforts.

DMA 18: ORLANDO, FL

WOFL To Unveil New Late News Format

The Orlando Fox O&O’s weekday 11-11:30 p.m. block will comprise NewsEdge [email protected] and The Fox 35 SportsZone beginning April 17.

DMA 18

WOFL Orlando Sets New Anchor Lineup

Fox-owned WOFL Orlando, Fla. (DMA 18), has introduced a new anchor lineup across all newscasts with new roles for Bob Frier and LuAnne Sorrell and the addition of Danielle Knox and Charles Billi, according to station VP-News Director Jeff Zeller. Effective Oct. 10, Danielle Knox will anchor Good Day Orlando alongside Ryan Elijah from 4 […]

DMA 19: ORLANDO, FL

WOFL EP Could Face 150 Years For Child Porn

DMA 19

WOFL Orlando Anchor Erick Weber Leaves

DMA 19

WOFL Orlando To Debut ‘NewsEdge @ 6PM’

The hour-long broadcast will premiere July 11 and will increase the Fox O&O’s weekly news total to 55.5 hours.

 

DMA 19: ORLANDO, FL

Erick Weber Joins WOFL As Morning Anchor

Fox-owned WOFL Orlando, Fla. (DMA 19) has hired Erick Weber to anchor Good Day Orlando from 7 to 10 a.m. alongside Amy Kaufeldt, effective June 29. Most recently, Weber served as morning anchor for Good Day Charlotte at Fox O&O WJZY. Prior to that, he was the morning news anchor for NECN/NBC in Boston. Previously, […]

Buccaneers Preseason Games Move To WOFL

WOFL’s ‘Good Day Orlando’ Now Starts At 4 A.M.

DMA 19

Stephen Hauck Joins WOFL Orlando News

Fox-owned WOFL Orlando, Fla. (DMA 19), has added Stephen Hauck as a reporter and anchor. He starts on April 18. Hauck spent the last 18 years with WIAT Birmingham, Ala. Most recently, he was weekday anchor and reporter there. During his tenure, he previously held the roles of weekend anchor, weekend sports anchor, and reporter. […]

DMA 19: ORLANDO

Molly Rosenblatt Leaving WOFL Orlando

DMAS 19 (ORLANDO) & 51 (NEW ORLEANS)

Fox Looking To Swap WOFL For WVUE

Sources say that Fox wants to trade its WOFL Orlando, Fla., to get WVUE in New Orleans, which is owned by Louisiana Media Co., but run by Raycom. Fox wants to own the Fox station in the Big Easy, home to the NFL New Orleans Saints, a strategy it’s followed before.

DMA 18 (ORLANDO, FL)

WOFL Names Steve Linden Asst. News Director

DMA 18

Adam Shadoff Joins WOFL Orlando Sports

Fox-owned WOFL Orlando, Fla. (DMA 18), today named Adam Shadoff sports anchor and multimedia journalist. Effective June 22, Shadoff will anchor the weekend sports and report for several newscasts throughout the week. Most recently, Shadoff has been the sports director, anchor, and reporter for SNN6 in Sarasota, Fla. He previously worked as the play-by-play writer […]

MARKET SHARE (DMA 18: ORLANDO, FL)

WOFL’s New Studio Seen As Marketing Tool

PLAYOUT (DMA 18: ORLANDO, FL)

WOFL Orlando Rolls Out New News Set

DMA 18 (ORLANDO, FL)

WOFL Anchor Explains Disappearance From Show

DMA 18

WOFL-WRBW Orlando Add Lions MLS Games

Orlando City Soccer Club and Fox-owned WOFL (Fox)-WRBW (MNT) Orlando, Fla. (DMA 18), today announced a multi-year partnership in which the stations will be exclusive English-language local broadcast home for the Lions. The agreement gives WOFL-WRBW telecast rights to all Orlando City regular season and playoff matches not aired by Major League Soccer’s national television […]

DMA 18 (ORLANDO, FL)

‘Dr. Oz’ Moves From WFTV To WOFL On Sept. 8

DMA 18

WOFL Orlando Adds Two To News Team

Fox-owned WOFL Orlando, Fla. (DMA 18), has named Brooks Tomlin meteorologist and Ann Keil reporter. Tomlin, who will be working weekends on both the morning and the evening newscasts, has spent the last several years working in Perth, Australia, for the Commercial Weather Services of the Australian Bureau of Meteorology. Before that, Tomlin worked at […]

DMA 18

WFTV, WOFL, WKMG Orlando Post July Wins

Fox O&Os To Air Fla. Gubernatorial Debate

O&Os WOFL Orlando, WTVT Tampa and WOGX Gainesville will originate the debate live on Sept. 29. It will be carried by all Fox stations in the state.

DMA 18 (ORLANDO, FL)

WOFL Sets Local Entertainment News Show

The Fox-owned Orlando station on Feb. 28 will debut the half-hour ‘The Cue’ in a six-week test.

DMA 18

Shannon Butler Has Left WOFL Orlando

DMA 19

WOFL, WFTV Top Ratings In Orlando

DMA 19 (ORLANDO) & 163 (GAINSVILLE)

Allyson Meyers Heads 3 Fox Fla. Stations

Fox promotes her from VP-general sales manager of WTXF Philadelphia to VP-GM of WOFL (Fox)-WRBW (MNT) Orlando and WOGX Gainsville.

DMA 19

Lauren Johnson Back In Orlando As WOFL Anchor

DMA 19

Anchor Cale Ramaker leaves WOFL Orlando

DMA 19

Orlando Sweeps: 3 Stations Can Claim To Be First

DMA 19 (ORLANDO, FL)

WOFL Lands Robert Zimmerman Interview

For the first time since that fateful night on Feb. 26, the father of neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, who shot and killed unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, sat down for a TV interview with the Fox O&O.

ORLANDO SWEEPS

WKMG, WOFL Win Late; WFTV Tops Elsewhere

DMA 19

WOFL Orlando Drops Reporter Following Arrest